Articles

Use of acetylcysteine in bronchial asthma--another look.

Author

Millman M, Millman FM, Goldstein IM

Date

4/1985

Journal

Ann Allergy

Abstract

Acetylcysteine is a potent mucolytic agent. When utilized as a 10% solution with a bronchodilator by pressure machine, clearance of tracheobronchial secretions can be achieved in asthmatic subjects without inducing bronchospasm.